Product description: 7,9" 400x1280px IPS LCD capacitive touch screen HDMI + USB for Raspberry Pi - Waveshare 17916
WaveshareIPS LCDscreen with capacitive touch. The display has a diagonal of7.9"and its resolution is400 x 1280 px, the viewing angle is 170°. It is equipped with a3.5 mm jackconnector for connecting headphones or speakers. It supports capacitive touch with 5 touch points. The screen is covered withtempered glasswhich significantly improves its durability and resistance to scratches. It communicates through HDMI connector, USB connector is responsible for the touch function. Screen is compatible with Raspberry Pi,Nvidia Jetsonand other HDMI devices such as PC. The set includes 7,9" screen, HDMI - microHDMI adapter, HDMI - HDMI adapter, two USB - microUSB adapters, HDMI - HDMI cable, USB - microUSB cable and screws and spacers.
Connection of 7,9" screen
Screen works with any device equipped with HDMI connector including Raspberry Pi, Nvidia Jeston, PC. To connect the screen to the Raspberry Pi, use the appropriate HDMI and USB adapter included in the kit and enter the following command lines in the config.txt file:
max_usb_current=1 hdmi_group=2 hdmi_mode=87 hdmi_timings=400 0 100 10 140 1280 10 20 20 2 0 0 0 60 0 430000 3
If using a Raspberry Pi 4B, comment out by adding a "#" before the line:
The manufacturer has also prepareda user guidedescribing the installation process in other systems and instructions for changing the display orientation and touch.
Screen specification Waveshare LCD IPS 7.9"
- Diagonal: 7.9"
- Resolution: 400 x 1280 px
- Screen connector: HDMI
- Touch connector: USB
- Display type: IPS
- Viewing angle: 170°
- Touch type: capacitive
- Number of touch points: 5
- Touch Panel: tempered 6H glass
- Audio output: 3.5 mm jack
- Power switch
- Screen orientation switch
- Dimensions: 207.78 x 69.80 mm